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    chain question

    Since we are on the subject of chains
    does anyone know what chain is compatable
    with campy 8 speed? Campy chains aren't
    available (8 speed) anymore and Rohloff
    are fairly steep ($39).
    will any 8 speed chain work or will I need
    something specific?

    thanks,
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    NOT a weight weenie Hunter's Avatar
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    I suggest Wipperman.

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    Then use a 9 speed campy.

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    I've been using 8 speed Sachs (Sedis) chains for years, and the cheapest at that . No problems

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    I use Sachs chains exclusively. No complaints here!
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    SLJ 6/8/65-5/2/07 Walter's Avatar
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    When I built up my Campy 8 my LBS talked me into a Campy 9 chain. I had doubts but it's working fine.

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    i like my sachs/sedis/sram chain

    thats on shimano though

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